London, South Kensington
12 May 2015
A GILT COPPER SEATED FIGURE OF PADMASAMBHAVA
BHUTAN, 18TH-19TH CENTURY
The deity is seated in dhyanasana upon a lotus base with his right hand holding a vajra to his heart and his left hand in dhyana mudra supporting a skull cap. A tantric staff rests on his left shoulder and he has a serene expression on his face.
10 1/8 in. (25.8 cm.) high
With Susan Chen & Company, Hong Kong, 29 September 1986.
The collection of Cheng Huan, Q.C., S.C.
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